21, · WHITE HOUSE RELEASES PROPOSALS TO REFORM E HIGHER EDUCATION ACT On ch 18, e White House released proposals to reform e Higher Education Act (HEA) rough legislation and revised higher education regulations. 04, · Vice President Mike Pence today led a discussion wi college presidents, state and local leaders, e Secretary of Education, and members of e White House Coronavirus Task Force to . e Millennial Advocacy Council hosted a policy conference on Friday at e White House Eisenhower Building, featuring panels on higher education and workforce development and modernization. 18, · e White House outlined its priorities Monday for overhauling e federal higher education law, which hasn't been reau orized in more an a Au or: Lauren Camera. 17, 2009 · On Higher-Education Spending, e White House and Congress Agree, to a Point By HBCU’s can and will make a huge contribution to meeting at ambitious objective, Michael L. Lomax. 20, · e meeting on. 16 brought toge er about 50 White House aides, agency officials and staff, higher education leaders and community activists and civic leaders. Jona an Greenblatt, director of citizen participation in e White House, and Robert Rodriguez, Obama education policy adviser, gave opening re ks. [Updated: 8:50 p.m.] e take-away message from President Obama's private meeting wi higher-education leaders on Monday was reefold: ere needs to be a new sense of urgency on college. In 20, e President convened e first White House Summit on Community Colleges to focus on e important role ese institutions play in our effort to increase e number of college graduates and prepare ose graduates to lead e 21st century workforce. e President has demonstrated his commitment to deepening and expanding at work. 02, · e Administration supports an agenda at provides school choice for parents, better prepares students to compete in a global economy, modernizes an antiquated federal student . 12, · e White House lined to comment about e meeting and e Education Department didn’t respond to a request for comment. higher education. 25, · e White House officials and university presidents also discussed e problem of undermatching at is, when high-achieving low-income students don’t apply to e competitive colleges where ey would likely be accepted. e phenomenon is increasingly gaining e attention of higher education researchers and advocates. 18, · e White House said Monday it wants to reform higher education by imposing common-sense limits on how much parents and graduate students borrow, saying it will pressure institutions to keep. ober 09, ACE sent a letter yesterday on behalf of more an 50 o er higher education associations to e White House asking President Trump to wi draw his recent executive order titled Combating Race and Stereotyping, which has caused enormous confusion on college campuses and o er workplaces. 15, · e group of 14 presidents spoke virtually wi Vice President Mike Pence, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, and Deborah L. Birx, e White House coronavirus-response coordinator, on Wednesday. e. 14, · Re ks by Vice President Pence During a Roundtable on Higher Education Reopening. of President Donald Trump and our entire White House . 07, · Federal officials, speaking at a White House roundtable on e topic Tuesday, said ey expected K-12 schools and colleges to resume operations in e fall. President Donald Trump said during e event at he intended to pressure governors to do so. Some colleges have said ey would remain almost exclusively online in e next academic year. , · e meeting, one of several to take place recently, also signals a closer interest in higher education policy by e White House, which for e first year and a half of e Trump administration has largely limited its interest in postsecondary policy to work-force training issues like apprenticeships. 29, · A group of college presidents will be attending a meeting at e White House on Monday, according to one who will be attending and to an education lobbyist. I’m expecting a wide-ranging discussion, including reopening campuses, said one college president. President Trump is expected to participate. A White House spokesman lined comment. 11, · Elizabe Redden ch 11, e White House convened a meeting wi universities, higher education groups and companies on Friday focused on international students and eir ability to stay and work in e U.S. after graduation eir interest in doing so, e barriers ey face and how ey could be encouraged to stay. e Annual National Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Week Conference is planned under e leadership of e White House Initiative on HBCUs and wi input from e President’s Board of Advisors on HBCUs and its conference sponsors. 18, · Today, President Donald J. Trump and his Administration released a set of principles to modernize e Higher Education Act. e principles, unveiled is afternoon at a meeting . 05, · e President hosted White House senior officials, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and a dozen college presidents and higher education ought leaders from across e country to discuss rising college costs and strategies to reduce ese costs while improving quality. 16, · It’s hard to sum up e mood at e day-long White House symposium Tuesday on Sustaining e Momentum for In ation in Higher Education. One attendee from an edtech company said apprehension. A higher-ed leader called it surreal. . 17, · Educators who serve low-income students welcome e attention to access and completion, but are mystified by e meeting's apparent focus on elite higher education. 29, · e meeting brought toge er about 50 White House aides, agency officials and staff, higher education leaders and community activists and leaders. Jona an Greenblatt, director of citizen participation in e White House, and Robert Rodriguez, Obama education policy adviser, gave . 22, · White House Initiatives A number of committees and o er groups assist and advise e U.S. Department of Education in carrying out its mission. 21, 20 · Vice President Jo h R. Biden Jr. hosted a roundtable meeting wi university presidents at e White House on Tuesday to draw attention to . 19, · O ers say e proposal does little to address e true causes of e higher education affordability crisis. e White House's proposal is a feeble attempt to claim e Trump Administration. White House coronavirus task force focuses on higher education in state reports By Betsy Klein, CNN 8 hrs ago 8,800 migrant kids have been expelled under pandemic border policy. 30, · e White House COVID-19 task force coordinator has been traveling across e country in recent weeks, meeting wi state and local officials as a fall COVID-19 surge hits all regions of e. Having an historic meeting wi over 80 HBCU leaders at e White House, made headlines. Moving e White House HBCU Initiative office back into e White House, made headlines. Relaunching e HBCU Capital Finance Board to make $500 million available to support HBCUs, made headlines. EXCLUSIVE: Democrat Joe Biden's record-breaking fundraising haul was aided by broad support from celebrities who have poured at least $13.1 million into boosting his White House bid. Feb 28, · Trump’s order moves e Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities from e Department of Education into e executive office of e White House. Mason visits White House to discuss higher-education strategies. understand how it is at you can afford to have a good public higher education, she says in an article about e meeting in Inside Higher Ed. at’s a message at honestly isn’t getting out ere e way it should. . 31, · e White House summit Tuesday came e day after Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran issued an order requiring schools to open buildings for instruction in ust. Entrepreneurship education is part of e Obama administration’s ‘cradle-to-career’ education agenda at stretches from early childhood education to college access and completion, said Debra Saunders-White, deputy assistant secretary for higher education programs and former vice president of technology at Hampton University. e White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics is now e White House Hispanic Prosperity Initiative (Initiative). e Initiative was originally established by President George H.W. Bush in 1990 to address e educational disparities faced by e Hispanic community. 14, · e White House's coronavirus task force, which contains several top heal officials, for mon s has been offering public heal guidance to colleges, but some aren't following it. As one example, in a report dated. 4, e panel urged ree Idaho universities to switch to online learning, given high coronavirus positivity rates among young. A sharply dressed bearded man stood up near e door of e White House meeting room and bellowed, HHS, you need to hear e OMB loud and clear: your AKS RIA is DOA! and exited e meeting. As several o ers filed out of e room behind him, I leaned tod CEA’s General Counsel Joel Zinberg and whispered, at must be a world record. 17, · President Trump delivered re ks at e White House History Conference at e National Archives in Washington, DC. During his re ks, e Missing: higher education. White House Hispanic Prosperity Initiative U.S. Department of Education (ii) streng en HSIs, as defined by e Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended, and increase e participation of e Hispanic American community, Hispanic-serving school districts, and HSIs in e programs of e Department and o er agencies. including options. Executive Dean Scobey Addresses A Crucible Moment in Education at White House Meeting roughout his career, David Scobey has worked to connect civic and community-based learning to higher education, work at has led to his current position as e founding dean of e newly formed New School for Public Engagement. 09, · Nei er Baker’s office nor e White House provided details about what e two discussed during eir meeting, but Birx was visiting as part of her nationwide tour of college campuses to learn. 06, · Asian stock kets higher as Trump returns to White House MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.2 to a two-week high. Japan's Nikkei rose 0.4. Initially, getting a call to come to e White House and meet face-to-face wi e President of e United State would usually be met wi great excitement. While it is always an honor to meet e leader of e free world, I must admit I had reservations. Morgan State Hosts White House Meeting on African-American Affairs y 16, |: by Jamaal Abdul-Alim Print. BALTIMORE – About 150 people ga ered at Morgan State University Friday to pose questions, concerns and complaints at a contingent of Obama administration officials promoting e president’s An America Built to Last. Next, e spotlight will shift back to e Washington, when e White House hosts a meeting . 4 at will focus on K-12 and higher education partnerships to improve college completion. Categories. ABC News is your trusted source on political news stories and videos. Get e latest coverage and analysis on every ing from e Trump presidency, Senate, House and Supreme Court.Missing: higher education.